This is our first full week after Christmas. You have had such a positive start to term, let's keep it up!
Literacy- This week we will focusing on our handwriting and letter formation.
Monday- Handwriting and writing the what happens next in the story.
Tuesday we will be orally retelling our story ‘Traction Man’ and then sequencing pictures to retell the events.
Wednesday we will be identifying different sentence types from the book and writing captions for pictures from the book.
Thursday we will be creating a new adventure for an action man character using a puppet first to orally plan it.
Friday we will be completing a set of comprehension questions about the book.
Maths- Year 2 - We will be making equal groups, adding equal groups, multiplication symbol, multiplication sentences from pictures and using arrays to solve multiplication. At home practise your times tables, maybe use times table rockstars.
In maths Year 1, are finding and making number bonds, adding by making 10 and beginning to look at subtraction - not crossing 10.
Phonics - Year 2 spelling pattern will be adding the suffix er, est and ier. Our phonics will be revising a, y, ch, ou
Year 1 will be learning the wh, ph, ew and oe sounds. The tricky words we will be focusing on will be said, so, have and like.
Science - Year 1 will be looking at the season on Winter and comparing it to Autumn.
Year 2 will be looking at materials and looking at the world around them thinking about the materials and what they are used for.
Topic- We will be sketching old toys, looking at toys in the early 20th century and how the toys have changed, looking at a timeline to place events in history and also researching making a Jack in the box and learning how to make springs.
Computing - Year 1 will be looking at logging in and passwords particularly with regard to online safety.
Year 2 will be starting a unit on coding.